Adelaide The Flying Kangaroo
Written by Tomi Ungerer
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Adelaide The Flying Kangaroo by Tomi UngererAdelaide, the flying kangaroo, leaves her parents to travel the world, ending up in Paris where she creates a happy life for herself. She finds adventure, fame, fortune and a handsome kangaroo called Leon, along the way.
& Confused, November 2008 'his work was dark,, wild, sometimes frightening. Maurice Sendak, a friend of Ungerer's, thought him the most original children's book writer of his time.
'has delighted children around the world with his scarily enchanting style.'
'Phaidon Press [...] are in the process of bringing Tomi back into print with a distinction all of their own. In a reprint programme which is being carried out with careful attention to all aspects of printing and design, they have already given us excellent editions of The Three Robbers, Moon Man, Adelaide, the Flaying Kangaroo and a handsomely revised and expanded edition of Far Out Isn't Far Enough, while last year they published the first edition in English of Otto'
'Maurice Sendak described Ungerer's work as passionate and personal -
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